Washington, DC – May 23, 2024 – The Automotive Communications Council (ACC) is proud to announce Georgianne Dickey, Director of Marketing at NTN Bearing Corporation and former President of the ACC, as the esteemed ACC IMPACT Award winner. This distinguished award honors individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, innovation, and dedication in the automotive communications sector.

The ACC IMPACT Award, an acronym for Innovation, Mentorship, Professionalism, Achievement, Commitment, and Tenacity, celebrates those who have excelled in their professional endeavors and significantly contributed to the advancement of the automotive communications industry. Georgianne Dickey embodies these values through her exemplary work and unwavering commitment to excellence.

With over 20 years of experience in the automotive aftermarket industry, Georgianne has been a driving force behind numerous successful marketing campaigns and initiatives at NTN Bearing Corporation. Her innovative strategies and keen insights have propelled the company forward and set new standards in the industry. As a mentor, she has inspired and guided countless professionals, fostering a culture of growth and development within her team and beyond.

Georgianne’s extensive history with the ACC further underscores her dedication to the field. She has served in numerous leadership roles, including:

      • President (2019-2020 Term)
      • Vice President (2018-2019 Term)
      • Board Member (2016-2017 Term)
      • Chair, Membership Track (2015-2016)
      • Treasurer (2014 Term)
      • Secretary (2013 Term)
      • Board Member (2011-2012 Term)

She has been a committed member of the ACC since 2009, consistently contributing to the council’s mission and growth.

“Georgianne Dickey exemplifies the qualities we seek to honor with the ACC IMPACT Award. Her leadership, innovation, and dedication to the automotive communications sector have been nothing short of inspirational. We are proud to recognize her significant contributions and look forward to seeing her continued impact on the industry.” stated Shawn Collins, President of the ACC and Founder of EXTEND GROUP.

The ACC IMPACT Award is a testament to Georgianne’s remarkable achievements and her unwavering dedication to the field. The Automotive Communications Council congratulates her on this well-deserved recognition and looks forward to her continued contributions to the industry.

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The Automotive Communications Council is the oldest continuously operating council in the automotive aftermarket. Founded in 1941, ACC has fostered a community of marketing and communications professionals dedicated to sharing ideas, strategies, and insights in the automotive aftermarket industry. With a commitment to professional development, innovation, and excellence, ACC continues to shape the future of automotive communications.

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